Dermatology

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases. Dermatologists take care of diseases and cancers of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
What is Dermatology?

Dermatology involves the study, research, diagnosis, and management of any health conditions that may affect the skin, fat hair, nails, and membranes. A dermatologist is the health professional who specializes in this area of healthcare.

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Study finds link between tumor microbiome and immune system in sarcoma patients

Study finds link between tumor microbiome and immune system in sarcoma patients

Study identifies the DNA roots of resistance to targeted cancer therapy

Study identifies the DNA roots of resistance to targeted cancer therapy

Study finds fewer cases of melanoma among regular users of vitamin D supplements

Study finds fewer cases of melanoma among regular users of vitamin D supplements

Activated vitamin D3 inhibits arsenic-mediated carcinogenesis in certain skin cells, research shows

Activated vitamin D3 inhibits arsenic-mediated carcinogenesis in certain skin cells, research shows

Novel monoclonal antibody therapy shows promising results in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis

Novel monoclonal antibody therapy shows promising results in patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis

HIV-positive people are protected by Covid vaccines

HIV-positive people are protected by Covid vaccines

New Collaborative Research Center investigates how Treg cells influence immunological and tissue-specific diseases

New Collaborative Research Center investigates how Treg cells influence immunological and tissue-specific diseases

The business of clinical trials is booming. Private equity has taken notice.

The business of clinical trials is booming. Private equity has taken notice.

Researchers receive $3 million-plus NIH grant to develop treatment for drug-resistant fungus

Researchers receive $3 million-plus NIH grant to develop treatment for drug-resistant fungus

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Sick profit: Investigating private equity’s stealthy takeover of health care across cities and specialties

Artificial intelligence-based method may help predict early-stage melanoma recurrence

Artificial intelligence-based method may help predict early-stage melanoma recurrence

$38,398 for a single shot of a very old cancer drug

$38,398 for a single shot of a very old cancer drug

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

Could COVID-19 infections trigger a relapse of mycosis fungoides or other cutaneous T-cell lymphomas?

Could COVID-19 infections trigger a relapse of mycosis fungoides or other cutaneous T-cell lymphomas?

Changes in the skin microbiome may contribute to development of GVHD after stem cell transplant

Changes in the skin microbiome may contribute to development of GVHD after stem cell transplant

Burt's Bees research shows the benefits of nature-based regimens to protect and restore skin health

Burt's Bees research shows the benefits of nature-based regimens to protect and restore skin health

Studies explore how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions

Studies explore how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions

Duke University Hospital selected as Center of Excellence for treating cerebral cavernous malformations

Duke University Hospital selected as Center of Excellence for treating cerebral cavernous malformations

Private equity sees the billions in eye care as firms target high-profit procedures

Private equity sees the billions in eye care as firms target high-profit procedures

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief